• Usain Bolt limps into retirement, Great Britain win 4x100m gold
Usain Bolt limps into retirement, Great Britain win 4x100m gold

In the drama, a sad sight, Usain Bolt pulled up sprinting the final leg and is hurt. Usain Bolt started the final countdown to his retirement by guiding Jamaica through to the 4x100m relay final at the World Championships . The Jamaican left the track with a wave, but largely unnoticed as London Stadium celebrated what had appeared...

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  • Wenger reveals how he offered Giroud chance to quit Arsenal
Wenger reveals how he offered Giroud chance to quit Arsenal

Vardy scored again in the second half before much-maligned manager Arsene Wenger would make two critical substitutions, bringing in striker Olivier Giroud for Rob Holding and Aaron Ramsey to replace Mohamed Elneny with just over 20 minutes left in the game.

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  • Giancarlo Stanton sets Miami Marlins franchise mark with 43rd homer
Giancarlo Stanton sets Miami Marlins franchise mark with 43rd homer

Few players in the league possess as much raw power as Stanton. He hit.333 with a.379 OBP and 1.037 slugging mark in a scorching week that concluded with him tying the Marlins' single-season home run record Sunday with his 42nd long ball of the year.

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  • Cancer comeback starts Monday for Rockies' pitcher
Cancer comeback starts Monday for Rockies' pitcher

Colorado was 21 games above.500 in June but has gone 18-26 since, so getting Bettis back gives the Rockies a chance to strengthen the rotation. Bettis got a no-decision for his efforts, departing a 0-0 game. He just looked in the other direction. That was sort of it. "I can't wait to see him compete". Still, the night was a huge success for Betti...

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  • Seahawks run over Chargers in preseason opener, 48-17
Seahawks run over Chargers in preseason opener, 48-17

Boykin is competing with Austin Davis for the backup quarterback position. That's what the majority of the public is doing in this game , with a large majority of the bets placed going on the Seattle Seahawks - who are expected to be heavy favorites in the NFC West this season.

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  • The Premier League:
The Premier League: "Manchester United" and "Tottenham" opened the season with victories

Mourinho is convinced Manchester United will be stronger this season but is not getting too carried away. "When you get to Manchester United , everyone has a job and mine is to score goals". New signing Romelu Lukaku scored twice. Lukaku, just as was the case with Rooney all those years ago, also had a memorable Old Trafford debut for his ...

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  • Conte Confirms Injury Blow, 4 Players To Miss Burnley Game
Conte Confirms Injury Blow, 4 Players To Miss Burnley Game

Chelsea were pipped to the signing of Romelu Lukaku by Manchester United , and they have also been unsuccessful in their pursuit of other targets such as Juventus defender Alex Sandro. Huddersfield Town embarrassed Crystal Palace 3-0 in south London , while Watford earned a late draw against Liverpool . The gaffer: Antonio Conte - Th...

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  • Marshawn Lynch Remains Seated During National Anthem
Marshawn Lynch Remains Seated During National Anthem

When Colin Kaepernick , quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, refused to stand for the national anthem previous year, people were quick to call him "unpatriotic". While others were scathing of the former Super Bowl victor. "I've got to wait until next week". He only led the Raiders to three points, but he was accurate as a passer completing...

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  • Burnley set to nearly double offer for Leeds striker Chris Wood
Burnley set to nearly double offer for Leeds striker Chris Wood

Burnley see the New Zealand worldwide as a replacement for Andre Gray , who joined Watford recently, and have already seen a bid rejected. Burnley had considered Napoli's Duvan Zapata and Nicolas de Proville of Lille but Dyche prefers players with English league experience.

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  • Chelsea vs Burnley 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
Chelsea vs Burnley 12 Aug 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

Football is back and the first Friday night opener between Arsenal and Leicester set the tone for the weekend's Premier League games. Star striker from last season, Diego Costa, has left the club and is now on holiday in Brazil without permission as he looks to secure a move away from Stamford Bridge.

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  • Fuente chooses Jackson to lead Hokies
Fuente chooses Jackson to lead Hokies

Jackson sat out his freshman season in Blacksburg in 2016, so the September 3 game against West Virginia will be his college debut. Fuente said about Jackson, "I've been pleased with his consistency, his demeanor". "I thought it was a regular Monday", Jackson said of learning the decision at a 12:30 p.m., meeting with Fuente. Jackson was a four...

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  • No. 1 recruit Marvin Bagley chooses Duke; will play this season
No. 1 recruit Marvin Bagley chooses Duke; will play this season

In the Nike EYBL, Bagley posted video game averages of 25.3 points, 14.3 rebounds, and 3.1 blocks for Nike Phamily during the regular season. I hope that you're ready for Duke to be the biggest story in all of college basketball for the second straight season.

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  • Highest opening stand by a visiting team in Sri Lanka
Highest opening stand by a visiting team in Sri Lanka

Pandya was the last batsman out, giving Sri Lanka left-arm spinner Lakshan Sandakan (5/132) his maiden five-wicket haul in Tests. Once Mathews fell for 35, Sri Lanka began to lose wickets at regular intervals, but wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella made a 52-ball 41 before he was brilliantly caught by Rahane off the bowling of Umesh Yadav .

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  • Matic predicts long Manchester United career
Matic predicts long Manchester United career

In their opening Premier League game of the season, United brushed aside a meek West Ham United , putting four goals past Slaven Bilic's team. Jose Mourinho's men added some extra gloss to the scoreline in added time, Paul Pogba opening his account with a sumptuous curling goal from outside of the area.

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  • Roger Federer defeats Robin Haase to reach Montreal final
Roger Federer defeats Robin Haase to reach Montreal final

The 20-year-old German tennis star defeats Roger Federer in straight sets to win the title. Bautista Agut struggled on his serve as he was broken three times and won just 65 percent of his first serve points. "Now that Rafa is out I know I can make big strides, especially if I was to go further than the semis here", Federer said. "Not a who...

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  • Chelsea fine Costa for not training
Chelsea fine Costa for not training

He was expected to return to London in the last two weeks, but remains in exile in Brazil saying Chelsea are fining him for not returning to the club . No, it was Antonio Conte's Chelsea side eating shit in hilarious and futile fashion to fucking Burnley , the team who scored the fewest goals of any top-flight team that escaped relegation...

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  • QUIZ: Which Premier League manager are you?
QUIZ: Which Premier League manager are you?

Sky Sports News has been told by sources that the "majority" of top-flight clubs now favour an earlier closure, and the issue could be voted on during their next shareholders' meeting in September. Swansea City manager Paul Clement , who has left Gylfi Sigurdsson out of the squad having been unsettled by repeated bids from Everton, spoke about ...

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  • New Chelsea defender: 'We deserve compliments'
New Chelsea defender: 'We deserve compliments'

In the past two seasons, Chelsea and Leicester City have both sacked their managers less than a year after winning the title. The high-octane, counter-pressing style of the Terriers overwhelmed Crystal Palace , and in South London no less.

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  • Ronaldo could miss up to 12 matches for shove on referee
Ronaldo could miss up to 12 matches for shove on referee

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the decisive goal in El Clásico before being sent off the pitch and pushing a referee. The team could look to appeal the red card , but it is the push on the referee that could land Ronaldo in serious trouble.

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